Puri (SunstarTV Bureau): On the auspicious occasion of ‘Pusha Purnima’the Holy Trinity will be adorned with the ‘Rajarajeswara Besa’ also known as ‘Suna Besa’ at Srimandir here on Thursday.
As per the rituals, Lord Jagannath and his siblings will be decked up in golden attire after the ‘Chandana Lagi’ ritual. In the morning after Jala Lagi and Sarbanga rituals, Mangala Alati, Mailam, Tadap Lagi, Abakash Niti, Gopal Ballav, Shakala Dhupa rituals were performed.
For a holy glimpse of holy Trinity in Ratna Sinhasana, thousands of devotees throng to visit the temple. However, due to Covid guidelines the temple administration has decided on entry of maximum 30,000 devotees inside the temple, report said.
Meanwhile, the ‘Pusyabhisek’ rituals of Gajapati Maharaja of Puri Dibyasingha Deb will also performed today. According to rituals, after ‘Panchadebata’ and ‘Shastriya’ Pujas, the special ritual will be conducted.
The mythological talk behind this ritual represent, Lord Rama took over the throne in Ayodhya today after 14 years of exile and therefore Lord Jagannath, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu, is decked up in king attire to mark the day. Pausha Purnima is a significant day for Hindus which falls on the full moon day of Pausha month in the Hindu calendar.